The Washington Capitals emerged victorious over the New York Rangers, 7 to 5, on January 23, 1976.

Final

NYR

Rangers

17-24-5

5

WSH

Capitals

4-39-5

7

Team

NYR

WSH

1

0

2

2

3

1

3

2

4

Total

5

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Jean Lemieux (PP) assisted by Garnet Bailey and Nelson Pyatt

0

1

Capitals

Ron Lalonde (EV) assisted by Hartland Monahan

0

2

2nd period

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Nelson Pyatt (EV) assisted by Gord Smith

0

3

Rangers

Steve Vickers (EV) assisted by Wayne Dillon and Rod Gilbert

1

3

Rangers

Rick Middleton (EV) assisted by Carol Vadnais and Gilles Marotte

2

3

Rangers

Wayne Dillon (EV) assisted by Rod Gilbert and Steve Vickers

3

3

3rd period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Phil Esposito (EV) assisted by Pat Hickey and Ron Greschner

4

3

Capitals

Bob Sirois (EV) assisted by Ron Lalonde and Jean Lemieux

4

4

Capitals

Tony White (EV) assisted by Hartland Monahan and Bob Paradise

4

5

Capitals

Garnet Bailey (EV) assisted by Bob Sirois

4

6

Rangers

Rick Middleton (EV) assisted by Pete Stemkowski

5

6

Capitals

Garnet Bailey (EV-EN) assisted by Bob Sirois and Yvon Labre

5

7